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Optum Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Senior Wellness Visits in Chatsworth, California

Optum is looking for a Full-time Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner​ to join our team in the San Fernando Valley . The clinicians we seek are those who practice medicine with a focus on patient care, not volume. We want our clinicians to take the time needed to truly address the patient’s needs.

Optum offers competitive pay with financial incentives for yielding strong metrics on quality care while seeing a lower than average census. We provide our clinicians an excellent benefits package which includes leadership pathways, CME reimbursement, paid license renewals, and many other benefits, charitable sponsorships, and volunteer opportunities.

If you’re looking to join a physician-led community that is making a difference in healthcare, Optum is the place for you. Our initial on-line application process will take you less than two minutes to complete! ​

Position Details

  • All of the San Fernando Valley area - complete senior wellness visits at company-owned outpatient facilities and independently-contracted physician offices, as well as some home/custodial visits

  • Up to 16 patients per day (10-12 patients per day on average)

  • 40 hours a week with a degree of flexibility to work occasional weekends and hours outside of 8am-5pm

  • We will consider and train new graduates!

Requirements

  • Unrestricted CA Medical License

  • Current CA DEA certificate required prior to start date

  • CA Drivers license active in good standing

  • Fluent or proficient Medical Spanish is required

  • Board Certified as a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

  • Must be comfortable with home visits

  • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure compliance.

Preferences

  • 2+ years of experience preferred, not required​

  • HCC experience a plus

Benefits

  • Competitive base salary with full benefits such as medical, dental, vision, PTO, 401K, tail malpractice insurance, etc.

  • Performance, patient panel, and metric bonus program

  • Paid CME days and expenses paid for

  • Opportunities for partnership and senior partnership

  • Advanced EMR system in place

  • Licensure reimbursement

  • Dedicated support staff such as nurses and medical assistants

  • We offer a great work-life balance with no required weekends or nights

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UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Optum is a physician-led, close-knit team that has been long-respected in Southern California. We are passionate about patients. We are leading the state of California toward better healthcare practices. And we are looking for amazing doctors like you.

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. Optum brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Here you’ll find incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work. (SM)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum and its affiliated medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Optum and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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